Come and join our Trust as Headteacher
of Charleton C of E Academy, a wonderful rural school just outside Kingsbridge
nestled on the estuary and easy commute from places such Newton Abbot, Plymouth
and Torbay. We are seeking that person who believes in our school Trust
mission, ‘Flourishing Futures’, and commits to upholding the Christian
distinctiveness of the school.
This the perfect post for someone
seeking their first headship or someone who has experience of leading in small
rural schools. You do not need experience of leading a church school, but you
must be committed to upholding the Christian character of the school.
The headteacher will be passionate about
small school education and this post comes with a part-time class teaching
commitment. Charleton has a two-class structure which includes a Nursery.
Charleton is a wonderful school for our pupils,
and it is supported by a fantastic team and parents. Charleton is
strengthened by being part of a local hub with Thurlestone C of E Academy and
West Alvington C of E Academy as well as the wider family of schools in our school
This is a wonderful opportunity to
embrace all that is special to Charleton but also bring your own expertise and
vision to the school. Our School Trust is committed to improving educational
outcomes for the most disadvantaged children, ensuring that every child
experiences an excellent curriculum that is distinctive to their community.
As well as providing the very best education
for the children of Charleton, you will have the privilege to be part of a
wider team of Headteachers who develop practice, share expertise, and innovate
for the benefit of all children and colleagues within the Trust. We are an organisation where professional
development and growth is supported and celebrated; we want you to feel
professionally nourished and whose wellbeing is supported through our offer to
We further support our Headteachers to
focus on the quality of the education offer by clearing the path. We have a
fully comprehensive Business Support Offer which uses specialists to deal with
areas such as catering, estates, finance, governance, HR etc. We can do this
because we are a Trust.
If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps
Skilled worker visa sponsorship is not available for this job.